Academic Calendar, 2017-2018 Information

Class of 2021 (1st year)
Orientation Wednesday, August 2 – Friday, August 4, 2017
First Day of Classes Monday, August 7, 2017
White Coat Ceremony (Arkansas Campus) Friday, August 11, 2017
White Coat Ceremony (New York Campus) Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Labor Day (no classes) Monday, Sept. 4, 2017
Columbus Day (no classes) Monday, Oct. 9, 2017
Thanksgiving Break (no classes) Wednesday, Nov. 22 – Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017
Winter Break (no classes) Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017 – Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, Jan. 15, 2018
President's Day (no classes) Monday, Feb. 19, 2018
Spring Break (no classes) Saturday, March 17 – Sunday, March 25, 2018
Last Day of Classes Friday, June 8, 2018
Class of 2020 (2nd year)
Orientation and First Day of Classes Monday, Aug. 7, 2017
Labor Day (no classes) Monday, Sept. 4, 2017
Columbus Day (no classes) Monday, Oct. 9, 2017
Thanksgiving Break (no classes) Wednesday, Nov, 22 – Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017
Winter Break (no classes) Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017 – Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018
Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no classes) Monday, Jan. 15, 2018
President's Day (no classes) Monday, Feb. 19, 2018
Spring Break (no classes) Saturday, Mar. 17 – Sunday, March 25, 2018
Last Day of Classes Friday, May 11, 2018
Students are required to pass: COMLEX Level 1 prior to beginning clerkships
Class of 2019 (3rd year)
First Day of "Introduction to Clinical Medicine" Course Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Last Day of "Introduction to Clinical Medicine" Course Friday, July 21, 2017
First Day of 3rd year Clerkships Monday, July 31, 2017
On Campus – Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Achievement Tests (COMAT) Friday, Sept. 1, 2017
On Campus – COMAT Friday, October 6, 2017
On Campus – COMAT Friday, November 10, 2017
On Campus – COMAT Friday, December 15, 2017
Winter Recess (no clerkships) Monday, December 18, 2017 – Sunday, December 31, 2017
On Campus – COMAT Friday, February 2, 2018
On Campus – COMAT Friday, March 9, 2018
On Campus – COMAT Friday, April 13, 2018
On Campus – COMAT Friday, May 4, 2018
On Campus – COMAT Friday, May 18, 2018
End of 3rd year Clerkships Sunday, May 20, 2018
Students are required to pass: COMLEX Level 1 prior to beginning 3rd year Clinical Clerkships and COMLEX Level 2, CE and PE, prior to graduation
Class of 2018 (4th year)
First Day of 4th year Clerkships Monday, June 5, 2017
Last Day of Clerkships Sunday, May 6, 2018
NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Graduation, Class of 2018 Tuesday, May 22, 2018
NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine Hooding Ceremony, Class of 2018 Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Students are required to pass: COMLEX Level 2, CE and PE, as a requirement for graduation